Friday, September 17, 2010

Phoenix Teacher Named First Excellence in Education Winner

Peggy Shupp, of Desert Garden Montessori School in Phoenix, was named September's Excellence in Education winner during a surprise visit from KEZ's Marty Manning and Rio Salado College's David Staudacher. Shupp was nominated by parent Richard Campbell whose son, Jonathon, is a students in her class.

Each month, a Valley K-12 teacher will be selected from all the entries to be recognized for their outstanding contribution to education. KEZ’s Marty Manning will visit the teacher’s school to surprise them with their Excellence in Education Award. The surprise visit will be broadcast live during the Beth and Friends Show. All winning teachers are rewarded with $99, an Excellence in Education Award, a Rio Salado College gift bag, and their pictures on the Web sites of Rio Salado and KEZ!

Click HERE, to nominate a special teacher.